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$200,000 - $400,000 Per Year
Full Time Non-Remote
Sydney, Australia
4 months ago
Quant Researcher- Sydney What the role is all about… This position is to work in HFT Market making desk as it expands its presence in the global STIRS (Short Term Interest Rates) markets. What your main responsibilities will be…  Modelling of the term structure for alpha and risk management  Design and automate quantitative methods for evaluating the performance of algorithmic trading strategies  Design and automate quantitative methods for optimising trading strategy parameters for different market conditions  Generate new sources of alpha through statistical analysis of historical market data  Identify changes in market conditions when strategies underperform and suggest changes for improving their profitability during those conditions  Analyse algorithmic trading system latencies and provide cost/benefit analysis on latency improvements  Assisting in the development of a consistent conceptual framework which spans across different strategy horizons and multiple instruments. These are the essential skills you need…  You will be a highly numerate individual with good knowledge of forecasting, linear algebra, optimisation, statistics and time series modelling.  High to Mid frequency time horizon.  Market microstructure modelling experience.  C++/python development skills.  Linux experience. Ideally, you have the following qualifications and experience…  STIRS / Term Structure trading experience.  Postgraduate qualifications in a quantitative discipline.  3+ years experience as in a quantitatively driven trading house in a role as a quantitative researcher.
$200,000 - $400,000 Per Year